Q.) What school(s) will you be working with you provide screenings?
A.) We have currently reached an agreement to work directly with Whiteland H.S. to provide funding for screenings at either Johnson Memorial Hospital or Community South Hospital.
Q.) Do you plan on working with more schools?
A.) We hope to work directly with additional schools as early as later in 2012 school year. We plan on working with several schools in Indianapolis area, and also plan on providing funding to schools in other areas of state in the near future.
Q.) How long does the test take, and what is involved?
A.) The cardiac screening process normally takes about 30 minutes in total, and will include an EKG and echocardiogram test.
Q.) What if my child already got their physical from their primary physician, but they attend a qualifying school...can they still get tested?
A.) Yes, please contact us about getting a certificate that you will be able to provide to JMH or Community South when screening is done.
Q.) How "involved" is the cardiac screening procedure, and how long does it take?
A.) The cardiac screening process is extremely invasive with both tests, and takes a total of about 30-45 minutes combined.